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Friday 8 January 2010

2010-01-08

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha. The Book of Eli, directed by The Hughes Brothers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Going Rogue: An American Life by Sarah Palin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 8 January 2010 and get them!

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Book of Eli

Directed by: The Hughes Brothers

Starring: Denzel Washington, Mila Kunis, Ray Stevenson

Country: United States

Magic

Directed by: Robert Davi

Starring: Leo Grillo, Sammi Hanratty, Lori Heuring

Country: United States

Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams

Country: United States

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3 Idiots

Directed by: Rajkumar Hirani

Starring: Aamir Khan, Madhavan, Mona Singh

Country: United States

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Avatar

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Neon Tiki Tribe Series

Starring: Colt Clark

Country: United States

Reel Rock Film Tour

Starring: Alex Honnold, Dean Potter, Ueli Steck, Daniel Woods

Country: United States

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Fake or Fortune?

Starring: Fiona Bruce, Philip Mould

Country: United Kingdom

The World from Above

Starring: Richard Mervyn

Country: United States

NSFW Show

Starring: Brian Brushwood, Justin Robert Young

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 January 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Gunmen from an offshoot the Front for the Liberation of the Enclave of Cabinda attacked the bus carrying the Togo national football team on its way to the 2010 African Cup of Nations, killing three.
  • The Togo national football team is involved in an attack in Angola, and as a result withdraws from the Africa Cup of Nations.
  • A large statue of the Pharaoh Taharqa is discovered deep in Sudan. (''The Independent'')
  • Police in England respond to a security alert on a Dubai-bound flight from London Heathrow Airport. (''Toronto Star'')
  • Sékouba Konaté, the interim head of the junta in Guinea, is flown to Senegal after falling ill. (Reuters South Africa)

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2010 ?

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 8 January 2010 to enjoy the time of your life

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 2010?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1084
  • Esquire
  • Wired: Wired - January, 2010

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Going Rogue: An American Life

By: Sarah Palin

Going Rogue is the #1 New York Times bestselling memoir from Sarah Palin, one of America’s most beloved and controversial political figures. Now with new material, Going Rogue offers plain talk from a true American original about her life, her ...

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New Moon

By: Stephenie Meyer

Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won't be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistible combination of romance and suspense with a supernatural twist.

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Eclipse

By: Stephenie Meyer

Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour the paperback edition Eclipse, the third book in Stephenie Meyer's riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her ...

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The Lost Symbol

By: Dan Brown

Famed Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon answers an unexpected summons to appear at the U.S. Capitol Building. His planned lecture is interrupted when a disturbing object—artfully encoded with five symbols—is discovered in the building.

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Remember when

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Beyond Ynth

Beyond Ynth

Platform: iOS, Android

Crystal Monsters

Platform: Nintendo DSiWare, mobile phones (Japan only)

Genre: Role-playing video game

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Darkness Within 2: The Dark Lineage

Darkness Within 2: The Dark Lineage

Platform: Microsoft Windows Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Iceberg Interactive

Dinner Date

Dinner Date

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Casual

Doctor Who: Evacuation Earth

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure/Puzzle

Publisher: BBC Multimedia

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Tell the world why 8 January 2010 is such a special date for you!